Albuquerque police: 1 shot in leg, suspect on loose

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – One male was transported to the hospital after being shot in the leg, early Sunday morning.

Detectives found the victim with a gun shot wound to his leg at an apartment complex near Jefferson and Montgomery, around 1 a.m.

Police told KRQE News 13 that two people got into some type of verbal argument with the victim, who they did not know, and shot were fired.

Neighbors were told to stay indoors while investigators search for the suspect. No arrest have been made.

The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

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